May 25, 2018  
College Catalog 2014-2015 
College Catalog 2014-2015 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

LATI 341 - Comparative Social Movements

Cross-Listed as POLI 341 
Comparative study of social movements in Latin America and other world regions. This research seminar engages several major theories that attempt to explain the origins and development of movements struggling for subsistence rights, labor rights, gender and sexuality rights, social rights, and racial and ethnic rights. The course focuses principally on Latin American movements, but also engages cases from the United States and Europe through an examination of transnational advocacy networks and global activism. Prerequisite(s): POLI 140  recommended Alternate years. (4 Credits)